NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Marilyn Hewish, Moths of Victoria: Part 5)
The adult moths of this species are brown, with a broad darker rusty area bounded by two jagged transverse lines across each forewing, sometimes containing a diffuse dark spot. The hindwings are plain pale brown. Each wing has a dark thin jagged line along the margin. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
Moths of Victoria: Part 5,
Satin Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 8-9.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera VI (Third instalment),
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 44 (1919), p. 302, No. 205.
(written 18 December 2015)